Prospectus is excited to be partnering with Change Please as they seek to recruit their new Operations Manager to coordinate the Foundation's Driving for Change Initiative.
Travel around London is required as part of this role.
Change Please are an inspiring organisation, aiming to tackle homelessness through training, housing and onwards opportunities. Driving for Change is an all-in-one direct intervention (delivered on double decker buses that travel across London) providing those experiencing homelessness access to free GP consultations, haircuts, dental care, digital and financial literacy training and other key necessities.
The Operations Manager will play a key role in the smooth running of the Driving for Change Initiative. Responsibilities will include liaising with councils and sites around bus parking locations and ensuring the buses have electricity and water supply, effective planning of bus routes, keeping MOT's and insurance documents up to date and working with external teams to make sure the buses are all working well. You will ensure all operations are carried out in an appropriate and cost-effective way, as well as improving operations management systems, processes and best practices.
The successful candidate will have proven working experience in an Operations or similar role. You will be highly organised and take a proactive and forward-thinking approach to your work with the ability to think on your feet. Excellent communication skills are key as is strong working knowledge of all Microsoft Office applications, including outlook, PowerPoint and excel.
As a specialist Recruitment Practice we are committed to building inclusive and diverse organisations, and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We invest in your journey as a candidate and are committed to supporting you in your application.
In order to apply, simply submit your CV. Should your experience be suitable, we will send you the full job description and arrange for a call to assess your suitability and discuss the role further. Please note that the role may close earlier than the date advertised.